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Stewart Signs With Hastings College

Minden Whippet senior Rebecca Stewart has chosen to be a Hastings College Bronco and continue her career on the court. Stewart signed her National Letter of Intent to be a Bronco on November 17. Stewart said the decision to select Hastings was an easy one. “Hastings was very welcoming when I went ...

December 1 Is ‘Starting Gate’ For Candidate Filings In Nebraska

December 1 is the “starting gate” for candidates to submit their filing documents for federal, state, or other multi-county district offices, says Secretary of State John Gale. Forms, instructions and filing fees can be found online at: www.sos.ne.gov. “Since this summer, our office has receiv...

Pheasants Forever Hosting CRP General Sign-Up Meetings

Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever, along with the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, the Natural Resources Conservation Service and the Farm Service Agency, will host 56 Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) general sign-up informational meetings for landowners during the upcoming sign-up period. Th...

Landlord/Tenant Lease Workshop Offered In Minden On Dec. 2

A Landlord/Tenant Cash Lease workshop will be offered Dec. 2 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., at the Kearney County Fairgrounds located at 2200 N. Highway 10 in Minden. The workshop, taught by Nebraska Extension Educators, is designed to help landlords and tenants put together a lease that is right for both ...

2015 Christmas City Tour Of Homes

After buying and selling a couple of fixer uppers in town, our family was excited to move into our forever home during the summer of 2011.  This two story charmer with its welcoming front porch and grand entry felt like home the first time we stepped inside.  We’ve enjoyed putting our personal t...

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Century Of Lights Invites Citizen Involvement

There are numerous ways to become involved with the Century of Lights celebration. Many options require little effort and all offer a unique experience of the event. Many of the contests and entries begin...

Board of Education Discusses Roofing Options For School

The Board of Education began their November 9 meeting with a look at financial reports. Superintendent Melissa Wheelock summarized the reports for the full board and pointed out that the depreciation fund...

Wilcox-Hildreth FFA

The Wilcox-Hildreth FFA Chapter recently received a generous donation of $20,000 to help fund the future agriculture education building at Wilcox-Hildreth Public Schools. The donation was initiated by...

Special Quilt

The Minden FCCLA group and the Minden High School Student Council hosted a veteran’s breakfast on Nov. 11. The event was a great success with more than 60 veterans and their guests in attendance. A highlight...

Red Cross Encourages Blood Donations During The Holiday Season

The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood Tuesday, Nov. 24 from  8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Minden High School, 325 Yates Ave., to help ensure a sufficient blood supply throughout the holiday...

Anderson Of Axtell A Finalist In Business Idea Contest

Phase I Water Project Updates

Cope Leadership Program Identifies, Nurtures UNK Student Leaders

Supervisors Accept Asphalt Resurfacing Bids

City Council Approves Water Project Claims

Christmas Traditions To Bring Joy Through Music

Lukasiewicz Among Marines Honored For Sacrifice

Voting Begins For Miss Christmas City 2015

Family Of Seven Needs Assistance After House Fire

History Of Lights To Be Showcased At Century Of Lights Celebration


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Lady Cats Fall To Raiders In D1-9

The Axtell Lady Cats volleyball team had its 2015 season come to an end in subdistrict play on November 2 in Hastings. The Lady Cats competed in the Class D1-9 subdistrict played at Chapman Gymnasium on...

Stars Top Whippets In C1-10

The Minden Whippets volleyball team had its 2015 season come to an end on November 3 when it lost in the Class C1-10 subdistrict final to an old foe, the Kearney Catholic Stars. Minden ends its season...

Falcons Upset By Hornets In D2-7

The Wilcox-Hildreth Lady Falcons volleyball team had their dreams dashed on November 3 in the final of the Class D2-7 subdistrict held in Minden at C.L. Jones Gymnasium. Wilcox-Hildreth had high hopes...

Jenkins Runs For 1,000 Yards As Freshman, Becomes Seventh Player To Reach Milestone

Wilcox-Hildreth Falcon freshman A.J. Jenkins is still in awe of his accomplishment this season on the gridiron. Jenkins became only the seventh player in Nebraska state high school football history as...

Wilcox-Hildreth Falls To Red Cloud In Four

The Wilcox-Hildreth Lady Falcons volleyball team wrapped up its 2015 regular season on Thursday traveling to Red Cloud to take on the Warriors. Red Cloud was able to upend the Falcons in four sets by scores...

Falcons Win Franklin Tournament Title

Lady Cats Go 1-1 At Blue Hill Tri

Whippets End Year By Sweeping Two At Lincoln Christian

St. Edward Defeats Falcons In 6-Man Playoffs

Wildcats Fall To Wolfpack In D-1 State Playoffs

Minden Falls To Patriots

Lady Falcons Win In Three At Silver Lake

Lady Cats Host Axtell Invite

Falcons, Cats In State Playoffs

Whippet Boys Finish Second In Class C